March 27, 1970(47)
Singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress. In 1990, Carey rose to fame with the release of "Vision of Love" which solidified her as Columbia's highest selling act. In 1998, she was honored as the world's best-selling recording artist of the 1990s at the World Music Awards and subsequently named the best-selling female artist of the millennium in 2000. Throughout her career, Carey has sold more than 200 million records worldwide, making her one of the best-selling music artists of all time.